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The Truth Behind Victorian Post-Mortem Photography

The Truth Behind Victorian Post-Mortem Photography

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The Bizarre Tradition Of Post-Mortem Photography From The Victorian Era

Supposedly post mortem memento mori photograph of young child, but I’m not entirely convinced. That said, it would have been exceedingly difficult to get a live child to stay still for long enough to ensure a clear image, so…l

Because of the high cost of photography, post-mortem photographs were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Gorgeous tintype,,,postmortem Beautiful but so sad. I wonder what the story is about this beautiful little girl.

Inscription: "Elizabeth age 3, Abigail died 7 months".  Unknown if post mortem or if Abigail was still living when this photograph was taken

POST MORTEM- ? TODDLER with deceased sister. AMAZING- CDV-Identified